Where does great inspiration and expression come from?
What force drives the madman and great artist or athlete?
Now hold on here, what am I talking about.
Some cannot speak or look inside themselves.
They are storms on earth.
This is a force inside of us, but not our ego.
The Daimon/Daemon is a shapeshifter.
Part of your mind you can’t pin down.
You have to feel and think what it feels and thinks.
It’s like a storm.
We have erected social hedges against it.
It is like a volcanic eruption.
The Daimon feels what nature wants to do through you.
It is nature in you.
It told Socrates what not to do, not what to do.
I listen to my daimon.
I have seen and communicated with it in many ways.
It is will.
An impersonal force for some.
Some can integrate it.
You have to negotiate.
It can punish you and doesn’t care to keep you safe.
You can give it too much.
You can surrender to it.
Hitler followed his nonstop.
Trump follows his Daimon without question.
There is no introspection, which is its weakness.
It is not a force of good, it is a force of nature.
It is immoral, neutral.
If you don’t think you have one, you are a fool and a muppet.
A blind robot.
The ego can negotiate with it, mediates it.
You don’t delete your ego!
Daimon does what it does.
It is what it is.
Your effectiveness depends on your own quality and strength around your will.
I am constantly negotiating with it.
Don’t surrender to it.
Don’t ignore it.
You make yourself irrelevant to deny this force.
You have to dance and wrestle with it.
Use your ego’s moral discernment.
Only you can mediate it.
You have to eat and work and get along.
It doesn’t want your best.
It wants to move through you.
I have listened often to my Daimon and jumped when it pushed.
It creates psychic disease and physical.
It makes you into a ufo nutcase.
Or a conspiracy nutcase.
Or a trump zombie.
That is a group consciousness.
You become mindless.
Doing the bidding of pure will.
Pretty crazy move to go all in with it.
But I did.
It can posses you.
It is Legion.
You can reason with it but it is not reasonable.
You can create a space the Daimon sees when one is open to it.
You have to acknowledge it and give it space.
This is part of you, but not you.
Nature doesn’t change if you don’t understand.
The storm will always be there.
It has tremendous power.
It loves to be acknowledged and given space.
You have to sharpen your inner hearing.
I was quite amazed to meet it.
In every psychedelic trip, it is there.
In your dreams you are always meeting it.
You can come to feel its feelings and thoughts.
To give it voice is to sing like the stars.
I speak of forbidden things and forgotten dreams.
I write with my Daimon and make art with it.
It is life.
It flows in everything.
Once you see it, you can never go back.
Wisdom becomes a curse in away.
We are innocent for only a whsiper of time.
It is guiding us, even into a wall.
Schopenhauer knew it well, when he said, the Will is blind.
Guide it, focus it and you will go far.
Ignore it at your peril.